Anchored

July 29th “COME TO ME CONTINUALLY. I am meant to be the Center of your consciousness, the Anchor of your soul. Your mind will wonder from Me, but the question is how far you allow it to wander. An anchor on a short rope lets a boat drift only slightly before the taut line tugs…

Ready for Battle

David was a man who heard what others had heard. What crippled others with fear, called him to action. When his family learned of his calling, they doubted and even became angry with him. Even the man in charge of their spiritual journey spoke against him. Hearing all of their doubt, he did the unthinkable,…

First Responder

11-12 Then he was told, “Go, stand on the mountain at attention before God. God will pass by.” A hurricane wind ripped through the mountains and shattered the rocks before God, but God wasn’t to be found in the wind; after the wind an earthquake, but God wasn’t in the earthquake; and after the earthquake fire, but God wasn’t in the fire; and after the fire a…

My Father’s Father’s Promise Is My Hope

Last week I ran across an old friend, a scripture that had given me much hope, through many of my life’s trials. I have walked a lot of life in these last three and a half decades, so when a promise in scripture like this one comes along, it is one I cling to for hope….

To Bloom

If you look closely you will see the first new bud on one of the roses my Matthew gave me. It’s a sweet reminder, in the midst of so much life, that we are placed here, at this very moment, for such a time as this. Many of us have been instructed or directed to…

The Gift

A while back my father came to visit me. I had had a total hysterectomy and I was at home recovering. Before his visit, he asked my husband what he should bring me. My sweet husband recommended roses. Being the agriculturist that he is, he brought me a rose bush. He was beyond proud of…